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Climate Change to impact agricultural income by up to 25 per cent: Economic Survey
The survey said that extreme weather patterns can impact farm incomes in the range of 15 per cent to 18 per cent on average, and up to 20 to 25 per cent for unirrigated areas.
Farmers' suicide cases drop on improved farm income: Sharad Pawar
"Farmers' suicide is a serious issue. But there has been decline over last ...
Assam starts World bank funded Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project
Sarbananda Sonowal expressed optimism that this project would be...
Scrap all production subsidies: NITI Aayog's Bibek Debroy
Debroy said even on the consumption side, subsidies should only be given to "unambiguously targeted individual prospects".
Kharif foodgrain output to fall 2.78% from last season’s record high, show govt estimates
Output of kharif crops is expected to be 134.67 million tonnes in 2017-18, which is 2.78 per cent or 3.85 million tonnes less than last year’s 138.52 million tonnes.
Demand for fertilisers likely to grow by 5% in FY18: Ind-Ra
"The demand for fertilisers is likely to increase by about 5 per cent year-on-year in FY18," Ind-Ra said in a report.
India will become self sufficient in pulses, oilseeds: Radha Mohan Singh
The country imports over 5 million tonnes of pulses and about 14.5 million tonnes of vegetable oils (comprising edible and non-edible oils) every year to meet domestic demand.
Government to introduce farm income insurance scheme: Agriculture Minister
The minister also said that his Ministry would provide soil health cards to all farmers in the country which would inform them about strengths and weakness of their farm soil.
Israeli company to give technical tips to Punjab farmers
The company would be providing a state digital agriculture platform with a database of all Punjab farmers, besides tracking and analysing their agriculture activities.
Karnataka government launches scheme to increase farm incomes
Taking forward the 'Bhoochethana' initiative aimed at boosting productivity of rainfed agriculture through science-led interventions, the Karnataka government today launched the second phase of the programme in partnership with city-based ICRISAT and other organisations.
'Lakhpati kisans' emerging in 4 states with Tata Trusts' help
The boost in farm income has been possible with the Trusts educating and training tribal households in small groups on maximising resources for getting higher agri-output.
Green signal for farmers: Rabi crops see spike in support price
Official agencies will pay 10-16% higher rates than last year for oilseeds and pulses.
Maharashtra occupies top slot in farmer friendly policies: NITI Aayog
The Aayog's 'Agriculture Marketing and Farmer Friendly Reforms Index' was based on initiatives taken by the states in implementing farm sector reforms.
Agriculture Ministry prepares contract farming act
The agriculture ministry in consultation with states and government's think tank NITI Aayog will come out with a separate Contract Farming Act, along the lines of that in Punjab.